Learning Disability Classification by Bayesian Aggregation of Test Results

DeRuiter, James A.; Ferrell, William R.; Kass, Corrine E.
June 1975
Journal of Learning Disabilities;Jun/Jul1975, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p365
Academic Journal
Explores the feasibility of the Bayesian approach to screening for learning disability proposed by Wissink, Kass, and Ferrell (1975). Tests related to component disabilities given to two matched groups of children; Calculation of the probability that each child has learning disability; Comparison of the Bayesian approach to the discriminant analysis.


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